If you are looking for an unforgettable weekend in Caribbean, gorgeous beaches, little adventure and lot’s of beautiful memories, we have a place for you. The few days we spent in Exuma felt like being in paradise, we got to play with Sting Rays, visit gorgeous Sand Bar, feed Iguanas, taste the Conch salad for the first time, and of course swim with the world famous pigs of Exuma. If you are not a fan of big resorts, crowded beaches and cruise ship entertainment, you will like Exumas, one of the lesser

Swimming with dolphins or sharks is exotic. But how about swimming with wild pigs? After seeing pictures online with the wild pigs swimming in crystal clear waters and hanging out on the beach, I had another reason to add Bahamas to my bucket list. It was not easy to figure out how to get there. Could we see the pigs in a day trip from Nassau? Where is Exuma island and how to get there? Which tour company to use? If you are interested in seeing the Bahamas swimming pigs,

Planning to spend a weekend in Santorini but not sure what to do? Don’t worry, we have done the job for you and put together a list with things you should see and do while visiting Santorini. Whether you have a weekend, week or just few hours to spend in Santorini, try to include at least few of these things in your “To Do” list. Here are our 9 favorite things to do in Santorini and one thing you definitely should not do. 1.Enjoy sunsets Enjoy the world famous Santorini sunsets. Whether

Santorini Sunsets

When the sun sets, the reflection on the powder white buildings and the glow of the orange and red cliffs is spectacular. I’m not sure if the pictures will do a justice to the gorgeous real life Santorini sunsets, but here are some of the best places where to enjoy sunset. Sunset in Oia Probably the most romantic village with world famous Santorini sunsets, Oia is located on northwest edge of the island. Expect crowds and elbow through the small streets to get to see the sunset. Or come early

The most popular island in Greece, maybe even in the entire world, Santorini is a dream destination to many. Spectacular vistas, active volcano, rich history, black sand beaches, fresh local food are just few reasons worth visiting the island. Wether you are coming for a honeymoon, vacation with friends or family, the island will help you to create magical memories. What to do There is something for every taste on this island. Santorini is perfect for relaxing. Enjoy the views, walk the small towns, taste the food and wine. If

Italy is one of the most desired travel destinations, but there are few places that have remained an undiscovered secret for the tourist crowds. One of the hidden gems is Piedmont, gourmet paradise and home to the Slow Food Movement, famed for white truffles, hazelnuts, Ferrero chocolate and award-winning Barolo and Barbaresco wines. Escape the tourist crowds and come to sample wine and truffles in Alba. Alba, the capital of white truffles, during the months of October and mid November hosts the White Truffle Market. Even if you don’t plan to buy them,

Yesterday I dreamed mount Vesuvius erupted again. I was visiting Pompeii and from my hotel room could see the smoke coming out of the craters, getting bigger and bigger until covering all the sky in a dirty dust. It all felt so real, the fear, the terrifying image of the smoke covering the sky, an absolute helpless feeling that there is nothing you can do to stop it. For me it was just a dream. But thousands of years ago for more than 10 000 people that was a horrible reality. If in

There are so many beautiful places in Italy, but there is one very special place, off the beaten path in Southern Italy that transports you thousands and thousands years back in time. The Sassi di Matera (meaning “stones of Matera”) are ancient cave dwellings in the Italian city of Matera, Basilicata. At first it’s hard to believe you are even in Italy at all, it seems more like ancient site in Jerusalem. City built into the hills with carved homes right into the “sassi” stones. The first inhabited zone dates

Planning the weekend gateway to Aruba I had no big expectations of the place other than powdery white beaches and nice warm weather that would fit perfectly our plan of doing nothing there. Misheard conversation on the plane where a lady who is vacationing in Aruba at least once a year for the last 10 years is telling to the fellow travelers that a sunscreen should be your best friend while on the island. Even if the weather seems to be windy, cloudy or raining, the sun will do it’s

It was the perfect storm in New York City today. The dark clouds, thunder and lightning moved slowly from the west side to the east. I wanted to capture so bad the lightning strikes that happened with an interval of seconds. A little bit of patience and I was awarded with few captures of some amazing lightning strikes. One of them going right in the top of the Freedom tower. Pretty cool! Did you know? storm in New York City Accordingly to the National Severe Storms Laboratory lightening strikes reach the ground

After a long flight, two layovers but full of excitement to visit one of the most beautiful cities in the world, we have landed in Cusco. In order to prepare for the stay in the city and 4 day hike of Inca trail I have been checking weather here closely, but for my surprise have to admit it’s much colder here than expected. So here comes my lesson Nr 1 – don’t believe The Weather Channel app, it says +24C but in reality it’s +8C. The city of Cusco is at 3,326 meters (about 10,912 feet)

If you haven’t been to Italy, Florence is a perfect place to start. We have couple of suggestion on things to do in Florence. Centro Storico is the heart of the city and is crowded with tourists from all over the world every day. Here are most of the main attractions of the city as the famous Duomo (Santa Maria del Fiore), Piazza della Signoria, the Uffizi gallery, Ponte Vecchio and Belvedere Michelangelo, Santa Croce Basilica, Palazzo Medici, Palazzo Pitti and casa di Dante. Florence is a gorgeous city, every

There is no better place like home. And there are no better memories like the ones from your childhood. Remember how life was simple when we were kids? When your only task was to go outside and play? Winter in Latvia is beautiful and we get plenty of snow to play in. Don’t loose your inner child, don’t take yourself too serious! Go out and play! How about making some snow angels? Winter in Latvia This beautiful place is Turaida Medieval Castle. Just one hour drive from the Latvian capital Riga, you can

The Cinque Terre are five coastal villages in the Liguria region of Italy known for their beauty, culture, food, and proximity to one another. Whether you have time to discover them all or just a day to choose the best to see, you will be amazed by the beauty of these postcard-perfect villages with pastel pink, lemon yellow, and sea green homes. Start with Riomaggiore, the easternmost and largest from the villages. After exploring the city’s colorful streets and postcard view worth harbor, be sure to try the frittura di pesce or mixed fried seafood as

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